Historical Events In August - 01
Saturday, 06 June 2020
0126 On August - 01 publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD)
0527 On August - 01 justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 On August - 01 justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
0607 Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607) on this day in history.
0649 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7] on this day in history.
0860 On August - 01 peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 On August - 01 aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 On August - 01 synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 On August - 01 english barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier
1137 On August - 01 louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on this day in history.
1190 On this day in history floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 On August - 01 alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 Everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence) on this day in history.
1322 On this day in history peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 On this day in history earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.
1485 Henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England on this day in history.
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on August - 01.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1589 On August - 01 murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III
1619 First black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia on August - 01.
1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia on August - 01.
1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on August - 01.
1628 On August - 01 emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism
1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643] on this day in history.
1659 On August - 01 antoine Mouque, composer
1664 On this day in history battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu
1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48 on August - 01.